It’s back! Before Stipe Miocic defends his UFC heavyweight title opposite Junior dos Santos at UFC 211 on May 13, the promotion will return for one of its grand press conferences on May 12 from inside American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas. This one, titled “Summer Kickoff,” will be hosted by none other than UFC president Dana White.
UFC has put these mega events together in the past in order to preview upcoming bouts, boost promotion, and reveal breaking news. The “Summer Kickoff” press conference is expected to have the following fighters in attendance, with more to come:
Claudia Gadelha and Karolina Kowalkiewicz (scheduled to fight at UFC 212 on June 3)
Holly Holm and Bethe Correia (scheduled to headline UFC Fight Night 111 on June 17)
Michael Chiesa and Kevin Lee (scheduled to headline UFC Fight Night 112 on June 25)
Cody Garbrandt and T.J. Dillashaw (scheduled to fight at UFC 213 on July 8)
Mania will bring you full coverage of the press conference on May 12.